Mom (Bonnie Tyler song)
|Song by Bonnie Tyler|
|from the album Rocks and Honey|
|Songwriter(s)||Wynn Varble, Don Sampson|
Carys Jones from Entertainment Focus described "Mom" as "a beautifully written song."
Garth Brooks version
|Single by Garth Brooks|
|from the album Man Against Machine|
|Released||November 24, 2014|
|Format||CD single, music download|
|Songwriter(s)||Wynn Varble |
|Garth Brooks singles chronology|
Garth Brooks covered the song on his 2014 album Man Against Machine. He performed it live on Good Morning America in November 2014, receiving a great deal of media attention in promotion of his album. It was released as the album's second single on November 24, 2014, available for digital download exclusively through Brooks' online music store, GhostTunes.
|Canada Country (Billboard)||36|
|US Country Airplay (Billboard)||32|
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||49|
Another version was covered by the a cappella band Home Free and was released on YouTube on April 29, 2015.
Filipino independent artist Jules Rancher released a cover of the song on March 22, 2019.
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